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bereft
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The Return of the King
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  • I will not bow to such a one, last of a ragged house long bereft of lordship and dignity.
  • But Imrahil said: ’So victory is shorn of gladness, and it is bitter bought, if both Gondor and Rohan are in one day bereft of their lords.
  • From all his policies and webs of fear and treachery, from all his stratagems and wars his mind shook free; and throughout his realm a tremor ran, his slaves quailed, and his armies halted, and his captains suddenly steerless, bereft of will, wavered and despaired.

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  • She is bereft of hope.
  • However, perhaps the answer lies not in a morally bereft man, but in the corrupted ideals of an entire faction.
    Veronica Roth  --  Divergent

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